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Till KSDA Y, MAY 21, IOCS.
Subscribers will contribute to tho gen-
eral interest in thiH column by handing
items of personal or local interest to Ir. E.
V. Johnson.
Mrs. E E. C'otic spent a few days lust
week with friends at Sunnpee lake.
Mrs. (ieorge P. Porter went to Boston
last Monday for a visit with her daughter,
Mrs. Whitney.
Rev. V. L. Collins has been engaged by
the Congregational society to supply its
pulpit until January 1, 1904.
.Mr. and Mrs. E. M. Farnsworth of Brook
line were recent visitors of Mrs. Louis li.
Lincoln, who is Mrs. Farnsworth's sister.
Rev. ami Mrs. V. S. Nichols went to
ISoston Monday morning to attend the
meetings incident to anniversary week.
Tiny were accompanied by their guest,
Miss Charlotte Pierce, who went to her
home in New Bedford.
Thomas N. Hastings, Jr., Of Dartmouth
CJllege, was at home over Sunday.
Miss Lida Rankin, who had been visit
ing her cousin. Miss Nancy Holland, for
several weeks, went to Boston Monday, en
route to lier home in Chicago.
Miss Alice Jennings of Bellows Falls
spent Sunday with her mother and sister
in Walpole.
Mrs. Sarah Clark arrived May 14 and is
at her cottage on Prospect street.
George Chandler is now employed by
Edward Bellows in the care of his horses.
C. W. Shaw went to Boston Monday of
this week on a short business trip.
Hudson E. Bridge and family of St. Louis
arrived at their summer home Monday,
May 18.
Superintendent Richards and family
have moved into the new house recently
built by Mr. Peek on High street.
Harleigh Parkhurst went to Boston Mon
day, May l.S.
C. II. Slade is driving a pair of handsome
Chestnut steppers recently purchased.
F. J. Perry and family of Bellows Falls
were in town May 1G.
The public schools were closed May 18 to
give the teachers an opportunity to attend
the institute at Keene.
Miss Maybelle Hawkes has accepted a
position in the telephone exchange at Brat
tleboro. Her sister, Miss Lenabelle, is
spending a week with her there.
Azel Emerson of Alstead was in town
May 17 and called on his old friends, S. K.
Elwell and H. J. Porter.
Edward Bellows has sold his well-known
mare, Sehultz.
Dr. and Mrs. E. W. Johnson were in
Keene May 11.
Miss Abbie Holland left Monday, May
18, for a visit of ten days at Glencoe, Md.
Mrs. Oscar P. Applin and children of
Keene spent Saturday, May 16, with Mrs.
A. 1'. Richardson.
There were six tables of players at the
afternoon whist party at the parish house
May 13. It was under the management of
Miss Grace Sherman, who was assisted by
Miss .Amy Jennings. Refreshments con
sisting of ice cream and cake were served
and prizes were awarded. The latter were
vases of ornamental design and were
pretty and appropriate. Rev. W. S. Nich
ols received the first and Mrs. Tracy Leon
ard the consolation prize.
A party of vouna people chaperoned by
Rev. and Mrs. W. S. Nichols enioyed a
picnic to Fall Mountain Thursday after
noon and evening. R. G. Graves furnished
transportation for the party in his barge.
Supper was eaten on the top of the moun
tain and the return was made in a rain
storm which might have dampened the
ardor of a less enthusiastic party.
Mrs. S. W. Seabury left Monday, May 18,
for a week's visit in Walthain, Mass.
The AVoman's Rranch Alliance is pre
paring for a May party to be held at the
parish house Friday, May 29, at 7 p. M. It
will be a revival of a custom which was in
vogue here some 40 years ago. The exer
cises will consist of a May pole dance,
singing and recitations. About 40 children
will participate. Refreshments will be
served and there will be dancing after the
formal program. Mrs. J. W. Havward is
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Collecting the beautiful photographs
found in Malt Breakfast Food is the
most sensible fad that children ever
took up.
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in every package of Malt Breakfast Food
that leaves the factory, and these artistic
pictures of animals, babies, flowers,
landscapes and ideal heads will do much
to foster the love of the artistic and
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fast Food for its morning cereal because
Johnnie or Mary asked mother to buy
it in order that they could have the pho
tographs, and now mother and father
will have no other cereal. Malt Break
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eat, delicious and satisfying, two full
pounds in every package.
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Breakfast Food, not even the name. It
is intended to be cooked before serving,
and in this way the two-pound package
becomes twelve pounds of hot, delicious
steaming breakfast cereal, that goes
eight times as far, pound for pound, as
the ready cooked food.
In addition to the 3x4 photographs
that are in every package of Malt Break
fast Food, larger photographs, that
would cost two or three dollars at the
art stores, are given in return for cou
pons found in the packages. These are
expensive carbon photographs, entirely
without advertising, and would adorn
the finest homes.
Meat is high, eggs are higher, but the
price of Malt Breakfast Food stays the
same as ever, although the package has
has been increased recently. It is the
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CIATION. The Old Home Week association held its
annual meeting in the lowei town hall Sat
urday evening. May hi. and elected the
following officer" for the ensuing year:
President, lion. i. Hastings; vice, pres
idents. C. 11. Raines. Admiral Robeson,
P. E. Griffin; secretary, T. 1!. Peek; treas
urer, 1 Ion. J. G. Mellows; assistant treas
urer, 11. I!. Hunl: executive committee,
II. A. Perry, George K. Sherman, W. G.
Leonard. These otiieers were constituted
a general coinitiilt.ee to procure suitable
speakers, decide upon a proper place for
the observance of Old Home day and make
all necessary arrangements. More than
usual interest is felt in this event this year
since it is to be combined with a celebra
tion of the 150th anniversary of the settle
ment of tho town of Walpole. The meet
ing voted to accept the trust of ccjoo voted
bv the town at the spring meeting to lie
used for the celebration ami to arrange for
the event to take place Tuesday, August
IS. The sentiment prevailed among those
who attended the meeting that, in view of
its larger general interest and to make it
possible for all to attend, the celebration
exercises and events should he held in the
town hall and on the Common.
If the Raby la Cutting Teeth,
Be sure and use that old anil well-tried
remedy, Mrs. Winslow's Soothing Syrup
for children teething. It soothes the child,
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It is the best of all.
Miss Mary Blood visited her aunt, Mrs.
Greeley, at Chester, the latter part of the
Mrs. Whittemore of Reading has been at
Mrs. G. A. Grant's the past week.
H. H. Amsden is making uncertain prog
ress about the streets with a cane, as the
result of an attack of rheumatism.
N. G. Piper, who received a severe in
jury a short time since, is improving some
what as we once again see him out riding.
Mr. and Mrs. George Hill have been
spending a week with tlieir daughters in
Springfield, Mass. Mr. Hill returned last
Thursday accompanied by his daughter,
Mrs. Fittou. . Mrs. Hill will follow later,
The Rev. R. C. T, Mcltenzie, who for a
season has been ill, is now able to resume
his pastoral duties.
C W. Carpenter of Cottage hotel is en
joying a reunion of his own family. He
went to Surry, N. H., returning with his
youngest son, who had been stopping there
for three weeks, while his mother was at
the Massachusetts General hospital. Mr.
Carpenter then wont to Boston returning
Sunday evening with his wife.
The annual rake-off. has occurred, but
owing to a slight stringency in the money
market the usual amount of currency didn't
depart from this locality with the itinerant
medical dispensary or show which held
forth here the full week. Among the val
uable presents given away to induce sales
at ,1 per was a so-called casket of silver
ware, which went to Mrs. Addie Fullani
as the most popular young lady. A shoe
contest with a watch as prize was won by
Master Lowell Adams.
A somewhat peculiar accident happened
to Mr. and Mrs. Nate Walker Sunday af
ternoon while driving in the east part of
the town. While descending a steep hill
near J. If. Green's the horse stumbled and
fell, breaking bis neck. Mrs. Walker was
thrown from the carriage but luckily re
ceived no injuries.
Joseph Young, one of our industrious
and thrifty citizens, received a severe set
back in tlie loss of home and contents by
Are ou Thursday morning. Mr. Young had
gone to the mill where lie is employed and
had Hardly tiegun woric wnen tne aiarm
was given. Neighbors realized tuat witn
Proctorsville's up-to-date methods of fight
ing fire, i e, bucket brigade, it would be
wise to get anything out tnat was nearest
the door. There were many ready hands
and as a result some few goods on the
ground floor were saved. Mrs. Clara Young
Stratton was boarding at, noiiie ana sue
lost all except one suit of clothing which
she wore to the factory. Another daugh
ter, Mrs. Addie Fullaui. lost all of tier
house furnishings and most of her cloth
ing. We understand that there is an in
surance of 8000 or 800.
Miss May Partridge has gone to Spring
field for a visit.
Mrs. Sarah Dunbar has gone to Boston
for a short visit with relatives.
Miss Helen Holden is at work at F. A.
Walter Dunbar is at work for C. K.
Cobb. -
Mr. and Mrs. Ambrose Higgins have re
turned from Hinghaiu.
Mr. Richardson, who has recently moved
onto the Dana farm, has been sick for the
past two weeks with a rheumatic trouble.
Mr.tmd Mrs. William Brown and tlieir
sou, James Brown, of Cambridge, Mass.,
are at their home here for the summer.
Georse Patten has been quite sick the
past few days.
Mrs. Elijah Farr and little daughter
spent last week in Spoil'ord with Mrs. E.
Henry L. Putnam has moved into Charlie
Hendrix's house.
Henry Leach has not been 'as well the
past week.
Miss Edith Dutton of Dummerston is vis
iting Miss Gladys Leach.
From a Cat Scratch
on the arm, to the worst sort of a burn, sore
or boil, DeWitt's Witch Hazel Salve is
a quick cure. In buying Witch Hazel
Salve, be particular to get DeWitt's this
is the salve that heals without leaving
a scar. . A specific for blind, bleeding, itch
ing and protruding piles. Sold by The
Corner Drug Store.
Lincoln Post, No. 28, G. A. R , will at
tend union memorial services at the Con
gregational church next Sunday evening,
May 24.
Mr. and Mrs, Eli Washburn of Alstead
were in town last Friday.
Miss Lucllti Eaton from Wells, Maine,
was the guest of Dr. and Mrs, Thayer last
Henry Robblns and family insved to
Clarcmont Monday. His brother, Carl
Bobbins, and wife of Clareiuont visited
them over Sunday.
Rev. K. T. Blake exchanged pulpits' last
Sunday with Rev. Guy Roberts of North
The first of a series of musical services
was given at Si. Luke's Sunday evening.
The psalms, Magnificat, Nunc Dimittis and
hymns were sung by the choir, which has
been drilled by Dr. Waterman. The an
them was the soprano solo, " Eye Hath
Not Seen," from Gaul's " Holy City," and
was Nting by llertha M. Hunt. Rev. Dr.
Waterman took for the subject of his ser
mon, "Tho meaning of the word Catho
lic." The service was greatly enjoyed and
there were several from the other churches
among the congregation. It is intended to
have similar musical services one evening
each mouth. Dr. Waterman will remain
with St. Luke's parish for tho present.
Mrs. Faulkner from Boston is visiting
her sister, Mrs. Eliot Hubbard.
Rodney H. Ramsay from Bellows Falls
was in town Sunday.
Miss Sybil Stebbins has sold her house
ou Main street, to Richard Finn, the station
agent. Mr. Finn and family have occu
pied the house for the past year and a half,
coming here then from Putney.
Miss Maud Rowefrom Harrisville is with
her sister, Mrs. Edward Arnold.
Mrs. Celeste, B. Snow will go to Strat
ford soon to pass the summer.
James Davidson has been appointed
truant officer.
A notice was posted ten days ago for
a meeting at the South Parish church
Thursday evening, May 21, to consider
calling a minister.
Cedric Reynolds returned Saturaay on
account of the burning of the shop in
which he had begun to work, last week.
lie intends to remain here until June.
Mr. Bailey, the fireman at the Bond fac
tory, lias leased James Forsyth's tenement
on East street vacated by Henry Bobbins.
Lieut. C. M. Smith of Worcester, who is
to make the address ou Memorial day, has
the following interesting war record : Sep
tember 17, 1801, at the age of 1!), enlisted in
Co. E, First Massachusetts Cavalry, and
was discharged December 7, 1804, having
served 3 years and 3 months. Was at Beau
fort, S. C, until August, 1SK2, then joined
the Army of the Potomac ; November 21),
1803 was captured on the Orange Plank
road near Parker's store, about 15 or 20
miles from Orange Court House at the time
of the Mine Run engagement; taken to
Belle Island, December 1, 1803, remained
there till March Iti, 1804. Reached Ander
sonville March 22, and with two others
escaped from that prison October 9, 1804.
A handsome monument to the memory
of the late Roswell Robertson has been
erected this week on the family lot. The
work was done by a Montpelier ririu.
The New Hampshire Old Home Week
association has, since its annual meeting
.April 28, sent out circulars urging the early
organization ot local associations tor iyuj.
The date has been fixed for August 15-21.
From the circular we quote the following:
" Once in a while I hear the remark made
that it would be better to have celebra
tions every other year, or once in a few
years ; but I want to emphasize the fact
that the real object of Old Home week 'S
best subserved by an annual celebration,
the object being to make the absent sons
and daughters feel certain that by plan
ning to come home in a certain week each
year they can always find their old friends
and companions. If towns do not attempt
to make the celebrations too elaborate and
too expensive, it is a very simple matter to
keep them up annually."
The I. .O. O. F. had a social dance at
their hall Saturday night.
Mrs. Newton Chapman from Ac worth
called on old friends in town Tuesday.
Miss Daggett of Bellows Falls visited
the schools the first of the week.
To correct a false impression Dr. L. K.
Thayer wishes to state that his dental
office will be open as usual until July 1,
when he will take his annual vacation,
and of which due notice will be given.
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Hall's Family Pills are the best.
Lewis Davis, brother of Mrs. John
Prouty, is sick with pneumonia at G.
Pronty's in Grafton. Mrs. Prouty has been
there a good deal helping care for him.
There are a good many sick around here,
among whom are Mrs. John Blood, Charles
Ober, Fred Blood, Lorin Williams, Mr.
and Mrs. Walsh, Olive Stone and Mrs. J.
W. Ackley.
Mr. Lathe of Marlboro, Mass., was in
town recently.
Mrs. Ea'gar has returned from Putney,
where she has been for a few days.
Mrs. George Parmenter has had her lot
in the cemetery greatly improved. She is
intending to have a monument placed in
memory of the late Mr. Parmenter.
Ryland Divoll was in Putney Friday and
Saturday of last week.
Mr. Downing of Keene, N. II., a solicitor
for the Keene, N. 11., syndicate, has pur
chased a large tract of land in Grafton .and
Windham and there is talk that Buffani &
Jennings of Fitchburg, Mass., are going to
purchase it. .
Roy Buss has a nice rubber-tired buggy.
Rev. J. W. Adams of Methuen, Mass.,
delivered the first lecture of the course
Saturday night, which was good. The
next one will he given June 2 hy V. XV.
Osgood of Bellows Falls. His subject will
be " Looking and Learning." These lec
tures are of great value to the people in
in this section and all should avail them
selves of the opportunity. The proceeds
are to go towards completing the repairs
ou the Methodist Episcopal church.
Jonathan Woodbury has returned from
a visit th Clareiuont.
Mr. and Mrs. Al Stickney of Springfield,
Vt., were with Mrs. J. L. McKeen Sunday.
Walter Smith has a nice new buggy,
built by Fred Batchelder of this town.
Frank Lufkin has a new corn planter.
The highway surveyor, Sard Webster, is
putting in a sidewalk.
Mrs. J. V, Rounsevel of Clareiuont is -visiting
relatives in this place. ' .
John H. Faught has been confined to his
house for some time by illness.
J. F. Richardson has returned to his
A GfAS,T. Grout A
Mrs. A. M. Allbee entertained her sister
from Londonderry a part of last week.
The Rebekahs will meet for a social next
Saturday at the homo of Mrs. Frank Spell
man on Pearl street. The ladies are ex
pected to sew and the gentlemen cordially
invited to tea. 1
The food sale held in the opera house
last Saturday afternoon by the King's
Daughters was very successful, the ladies
contributing generously. The food was
all very nice and some especially dainty
deserts were noticed. Over " $30 was
William niggins is having his house
painted outside and some work. done, in
side. We learn that Mr. Farrell has his new
tenement completed.
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Morse were in
Felchville on a business trip last week.
Tlie Cosmopolitan club met with Mr.
and Mrs.W.D. Woolson last Monday even
ing and a pleasant and profitable even
ing was spent. Subject taken up for the
evening was an interesting one for all, viz,
"Lovers of Nature." Miss Dartt had a
paper on "John Burroughs," Mrs. Arms
on "Henry Van Dyke," Mrs. White on
"John Miner," all of which were well
written and listened to with interest.
Much interest is felt in the athletic as
sociation which meets at Claremont tomor
row, May 22. Only three from each school
compete in any event. In the bicycle
races only one is to enter from each school.
This takes in the schools of Clareiuont,
Newport, Springfield and Windsor. The
events will be: 220 yard high hurdle, 120
yard low hurdle races, pole vault, 100, 220,
440 and 880 yard dashes, one-half and two
mile bicycle races, one and two mile run
ning races, running and standing high
jumps, tlirowing 12-pound hammer, relay
race, etc. The meet will be at Highland
View park.
J. C. Moore of Claremont was here re
cently securing choice china.
Tonight at the Congregational vestry
there will be a mystery box social and ice
cream and cake will be on sale. A musi
cal entertainment will be given and is it
at all necessary to add that a good time
will be the result?
Last night the young people of the Uni
versalis! church "made all happy who at
tended by serving a strawberry supper.
We are sorry to learn that the Dart
mouth Glee club has cancelled its date
Little Ruby Beckwith died last Monday
afternoon at 2 v. M. afternoon after under
going an operation for appendicitis. Her
sister has also been very ill witn orain
lever, but at this writing is a little better.
Next week Tuesday begins the fair which
the Catholic society is working so bard to
make a success, and the outlook now is
certainly very promising. This fair is to
continue for four days and every evening
there will be something to interest all.
There will be dancing, and singers from
away to give a concert, then the contest
bids fair to be very interesting. Ice cream
and cake will be on sale every evening.
Mrs. Barney Ward was taken quite sud
denly ill last Saturday with a heart
trouble. Dr. Ward was called and she
was soon a little better.
Miss Lucie Hutchinson goes to market
this week for the latest creations in milli
nery, something entirely new and dainty
for the sweet girl graduate, as well as es
pecially pretty summer millinery to suit
the taste of every one.
Editor Stiles, after being up "Among the
Clouds" and to the "Holy City," so-called,
because of tlie no-license vote in St. Johns
bury, has returned with glowing accounts
of his exceedingly pleasant trip. From St.
Jobnsbury a party consisting of Arthur
Stone ami Miss Robie of the St. Johnsbury
Caledonian, G. T. Walter and wife and
Miss Wood .of the Republican, R. J. Mc
Lean of Boston, John Chase of the Lyndon
Union, Miss Elizabeth Jones of Claremont,
Mr. and Mrs, Frank Stiles and son Russell
started for Hardwick in a special. car.
through the courtesy of Assistant Superin
tendent Cree of the "Lake Road." They re
port a pleasant time goiug to the quarries
on Woodbury Mountain. A portion of the
party went (o the extreme top of the moun
tain. Midshipman E. E. Spafford is a guest in
Miss Ada Grimshaw entertained the
members of the AJtrurian club at her home
on Main street last Friday evening.
Mrs. Fred Hoag and Miss Mary Lee
started' Tuesday night on the midnight
train as delegates to the Rebekah assem
bly convened at Enosburg Falls. Tom
Robinson, Frank Fleming and A.Q.Mil
ler went as delegates to the grand lodge of
I. O. O. F.
Fred Dunn was operated on Sunday for
Miss Davis, one of the force of teachers,
has been entertaining her father and moth
er. t
Last Saturday evening occurred what
seldom happens viz. : a really genuine sur
prise party. Mr. and Mrs. George Gallup
having lived together for 20 happy years
their neighbors and friends thought it
about time a little stir was being made
and so quietlv was it all arranged that
they knew nothing of it. Mrs. Gallup was
attending to some household duties while
Mr. Gallup had with his son gone down
town, when a crowd entered their home to
the number of about 00. A beautiful couch,
a fine rug and a sum of money were pre
sented to them by Frank Barney, Jr., in
his usual happv, pleasing wav ami re
sponded to by Mr. uallup m a tew wen
chosen words. Ice cream and eake were
served and all had a pleasant time.
Next Sunday being Memorial Sunday it
will be fittingly observed. 1 lie Jarvis
Post, G. A. R., will attend divine service
at the opera house at 2 p. m. This as is the
usual custom will be a union service con
ducted by the pastors of the several
churches. The exercises will be as fol
low :
Scripture Lesson, Rev. A. C. Ferrin
Hymn, M. L. Lawrence and choir
Scripture Reading, Rev. P. R. Fish
Rev. Edward Thayer
Rev. R. J. Cahill
Rev. G. L. Thompson
Last Thursday afternoon Rev. George
W. Itailey passed away at the age of ST.
Mr. Bailey was born in Weare, N. H., in
1816. He removed from Weare with his
parents when quite young. He was edu
cated at the academies at Cavendish and
Chester and the Union Scientific and Mili
tary academy at Unity. X. H. Mr. Bailey
began prpaching in 1839, was licensed and
ordained in 1840, from 1841 to 1847 was in
Springfield, afterward lived in East, Ran
dolph and in Lebanon, N. II., and Morris
ville, Yt. Since 1876 he had made his homo
in Springfield witl out a pastoral change.
In 1804 he was honored by an election as
representative to the New Hampshire leg
islature and 1872 and 1873 to the Vermont
legislature. He had also been superin
tendent of schools for about 15 years in the
different towns where ho had lived. On
Sunday tho funeral services were held.
There was a prayer at the house by Rev.
C. F. Mclntire of Marlboro, N. II., and a
sermon at the church also by Rev. C. F.
Mclntire, who was assisted in the services
by Rev. Mr. Thompson. Mr. Bailey iiad
made all the arrangements for his funeral
and every wish was carried out. He even
told the hymns he wished to bo sung and
selected his bearers. The honorary bear
ers were Miles Smith, Charles Forbush,
James White, Samuel Brown, Dexter
Lockwood, Hon. A. M. Allbee; active
bearers, Wilbur Herrick, L. M. Cragin,
Maitland Lovell, Clarence Morse. Mrs.
Leon Allbee sang a solo, "Lead Kindly
Light," the choir singing "Sweet By and
Bye" and "One Sweetly Solemn Thought."
He was laid to rest by the side of his first
wife in Summer Hill cemetery. His son
from New York and a brother from Rut
land were here to attend the funeral ser
"King of the Corn Field"
Are Unexcelled.
When you buy a Lawn Mower,
buy a good one ; "Spider"
The Lightning Freezer
is the best crank machine. See the
20th Century, freezes with
out turning. WHERE! at
Field & Lawrence.
Hardware and Coal.
P. S. We have a Lawn Hose
that is a "Craek-a-jack" guaranteed
to stand 800 lbs. pressure.
Anyone looking for homes: I have
several very desirable ones which I
should be pleased to show you. Price,
from 4200 to isSOOO.
For Sale
For Sale-
-New Cottage house, 82900.
-Cottage house, 2000.
Another Bargain in Saxtons River. For
Sale House of 9 rooms, with Store under
neath, barn and other outbuildings, all in
good repair. It will rent for .$275 per year.
Price low and on easy terms. Now you
want to decide quick or you lose it.
For Sale 73 acre faim, deep, rich soil,
very productive, and will keep 12 head
cattle and team; wood enough for home
use; quite a good deal of fruit; fine sugar
bush; house of 9 or 10 rooms; sheds, etc.
All in good repair. For the low price of
House Lots for sale in different parts
of the city. Prices from $300 to 8130O.
Tenements to rent, also rent collected.
Rooms to let.
Wanted Competent girls for general
Some of the very best and most produc
tive farms that are offered for sale All
within 5 or 6 miles of Bellows Falls and
pleasantly located.
J. T. Maynard,
Room 4. Union Block, Bellow Falls.
Notice of Public Hearing on License
Notice is Hereby Given that on the
13th day of May, A. D. 1903, Simon D. Mc
Leod of Rockingham in the County of
Windham, made application to the Board
of License Commissioners for the town of
Rockingham, for a first-class license, to
sell intoxicating liquors at the Commercial
House, Rockingham, .street in liellows
Falls, owned by Flora Frost, in said town
of Roekingluuu ; and that a public hearing
on said application will be held at Banquet
hall, in Bellows Falls, Vt., on the fifth day
of June, A. I. 1903, at ten o'clock in the
forenoon, at which time all persons inter
ested may attend anil make objection if
any they have why said license should not
be granted .
James H. Williams, j License
John F. Alexander,
John P. Riley, I Commissioners.
May 18, 1903.
In West Windsor, May 14, John Nichols.
In Newport, N. II., May 18, to Mr. and
Mrs. Frank Currier, a ten-pound daughter.'

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